Gazprom to offer gas storage capacities in Haidach, Austria

Wien, 07.09.2009 (OTS) - Gazprom export LLC starts on October 1st, 2009 a transparent and non-discriminatory procedure to offer storage capacities in the underground natural gas storage facility Haidach, Republic of Austria.

GPE will allocate the available capacities totalling 40 million cubic meters working gas for short-term agreements by an auction to the highest bidders.

The potential storage customers will have the possibility to conclude store-or-pay contracts for Level I Storage Capacity for a period of one (1) year.

The Storage Prospects can register for Allocation Phase and submit their application documents from October 1st, 2009, 12.00 hrs (CET) until and including December 30th, 2009, 12.00 hrs (CET).

After successful registration, the Storage Prospects can bindingly request their desired storage capacities for Level I Storage Capacity short-term agreements within the auction on January 20th, 2010 from 08.00 hrs (CET) until 16.00 hrs (CET).

Rückfragen & Kontakt:

http://www.gazpromexport.com/?pkey1=0000400005

Any further questions can be sent to the following e-mail address:
ugs@gazpromexport.com<mailto:ugs@gazpromexport.com>

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